Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Sets Sights on Eurasia

Tbilisi, Georgia  (RestaurantNews.com)  The world’s largest barbecue franchise is expanding their global footprint to the Republic of Georgia with the location set to open in the country’s capital, Tbilisi. Tibua Shalva, owner of the DS Group, inked the deal with…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Kicks-off New Decade with Deal for New Franchisees

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  The world’s largest barbecue franchise is encouraging new beginnings for restaurant-curious entrepreneurs looking to expand their business opportunities in the new decade. First-time Dickey’s franchisees will receive a discount on their royalty fees during their first six…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Headed to Africa

Cairo, Egypt  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is bringing authentic, Texas-style barbecue to Egypt with a planned opening in Cairo in late spring/early summer next year. The world’s largest barbecue franchise signed with the Swinder Group to introduce Dickey’s slow-roasted meats…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Sells Record Number of Turkeys this Holiday Season

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit sells more than 100,000 pounds of turkey so far this holiday season across their 500 U.S. locations. The 79-year-old barbecue concept calculated this past weekend alone, that guests looking for last minute holiday solutions…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Lands at DFW Airport with a Full Bar

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Just in time for the holiday travel rush, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens in Terminal C at DFW Airport this week on Wednesday, November 20. The new location in Terminal C across from Gate 6 features a full…
Former Pilot Plans to Bring Dickey’s Barbecue Pit to Snohomish, WA

Snohomish, WA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Former airlines captain Steve Barton recently inked a deal with Dickey’s Barbecue Pit to bring Dickey’s southern comfort barbecue to Snohomish, Washington. After serving as a pilot for Gulf Stream Airlines, Boeing and most recently Frontier Airlines…
Former Marine Launches Successful Career as Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Owner

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Robert Dunning spent 21 years serving his country in the United States Marine Corp. before turning his attention to serve the New Orleans community slow-smoked, Texas-style barbecue.  Before switching his focus to authentic, Texas-style barbecue, Robert spent…
Dickey’s New VP of IT Teams Up With Franchisees to Revamp Tech Strategy

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  As the world’s largest barbecue brand enters its 79th year, Dickey’s New Vice President of Information Technology Carissa De Santis is embarking on a new technology roadmap with the help of a core group of franchisees. Franchise…
Seasoned Dickey’s Owner Reflects on the Past, Looks to the Future

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Next fall, Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Owner Tom Eggerud will celebrate his 10-year anniversary with the iconic barbecue brand. Out of Dickey’s 500+ franchised locations, Tom’s store in Eagan, Minnesota is consistently ranked in the Top 10 for…
Renowned Cardiologist Declares Barbecue Good for the Heart

Chicago, IL  (RestaurantNews.com)  National expert in nutritional diet and cholesterol, Dr. Rohit Arora, recently inked a deal to develop seven Dickey’s Barbecue Pit locations, five of which are slated to open in the United States’ largest airports. After 30 years…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Headed South of the Equator

Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is bringing authentic, Texas-style barbecue south of the equator with their first South American expansion deal. The world’s largest barbecue franchise signed with business partners Bruno Gallucci & Cyro Pires, who are set to…
Dickey’s Fires Up the Pit in Scottsdale

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens March 30 with specials and giveaways, including free barbecue for a year Scottsdale, AZ  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit will open its newest location in Scottsdale on Thursday, March 30. The grand opening festivities will include four…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Announces Utah Locations Will Be Closed on Sundays

New cooperative reinforces Dickey’s ties to local community Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Starting April 2, all Dickey’s Barbecue Pit locations in Utah will be closed on Sundays. A cooperative of new and veteran Dickey’s Owner/Operators spearheaded this initiative in response to…
Hawaii says ‘Aloha’ to Texas-Style Barbecue

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit will open new location on Oahu Oahu, HI  (RestaurantNews.com) Dickey’s Barbecue Pit has executed a franchise agreement for a new location on Oahu. This is the second agreement for Dickey’s in Hawaii, but the first for Oahu.…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Brings Texas-Style Flavor To San Marcos

Dickey’s opens on March 16 with specials and giveaways San Marcos, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit celebrates its grand opening in San Marcos with four weeks of specials and giveaways. The festivities kick off on Thursday, March 16 when the…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Offers Free Pie on National Pi Day

On March 14 stop in to a Dickey’s for a free slice of pecan pie, with purchase Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is celebrating National Pie Day on Tuesday, March 14 by offering a free slice of pecan pie…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Opens in Houston Inside Fuel Maxx Convenience Store

Dickey’s offers specials and giveaways to celebrate grand opening Houston, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens Thursday, March 9 with four weeks of fun! Located inside Fuel Maxx at Crosby Freeway and Miller Rd #2, Dickey’s will offer a free barbecue…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Offers Double the Madness in March

Dickey’s offers double sides for $5 with any Family Pack purchase all month Dallas, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  In the month of March, 67 heart wrenching college basketball games will be played and Dickey’s Barbecue Pit is making the assist for every…
Local Entrepreneur Brings Dickey’s Barbecue Pit to Orange

The new location opens this Friday with four weeks of specials and giveaways Orange, TX  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens in Orange this Friday with four weeks of specials and giveaways, including free barbecue for a year for one lucky…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Opens March 2 in Easton

The new location will offer four weeks of specials and giveaways Easton, PA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens in Easton Thursday, March 2 with four weeks of specials and giveaways, including free barbecue for a year for three lucky guests.…
Local Jackson Family Reopens Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Their Hometown

Dickey’s opens their doors this Thursday Jackson, CA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Local entrepreneur and business owner Abra Teague brings Dickey’s Barbecue Pit’s delicious, slow-smoked barbecue to her hometown of Jackson beginning this Thursday, February 23. The new location is awarding two lucky…
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Opens Newest Shreveport Location

The new location opens this Thursday, February 23 Shreveport, LA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Dickey’s Barbecue Pit opens their newest Shreveport location this Thursday with a weekend filled with specials on Dickey’s delicious, slow-smoked barbecue. On Thursday, February 23, the new location will offer…